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Damien Hirst

1965 - Today

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Damien Steven Hirst (; né Brennan; born 7 June 1965) is an English artist, entrepreneur, and art collector. He is one of the Young British Artists (YBAs) who dominated the art scene in the UK during the 1990s. He is reportedly the United Kingdom's richest living artist, with his wealth estimated at US$384 million in the 2020 Sunday Times Rich List. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Damien Hirst has received more than 3,029,410 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Damien Hirst is the 51st most popular artist (up from 52nd in 2019), the 2,139th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,065th in 2019) and the 4th most popular British Artist.

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  • 3.0M

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  • 52.14

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  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ARTISTS

Among artists, Damien Hirst ranks 51 out of 78Before him are Bruno Munari, Dan Graham, Yoshitaka Amano, Gottfried Helnwein, Vito Acconci, and Nikolay Shmatko. After him are Robert Indiana, Judy Chicago, Gordon Matta-Clark, Mary Blair, Carlos Páez Vilaró, and Gilbert Baker.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1965, Damien Hirst ranks 91Before him are Darko Pančev, Eddie Irvine, Askar Mamin, Maria de Medeiros, Tom Tykwer, and Sherilyn Fenn. After him are Suge Knight, Kyra Sedgwick, Krist Novoselic, Svetlana Medvedeva, Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, and Marlee Matlin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Damien Hirst ranks 2,139 out of 7,765Before him are John Vanbrugh (1664), Lottie Dod (1871), Maurice Evans (1901), John Bull (1562), Eleanor, Fair Maid of Brittany (1182), and William of Malmesbury (1080). After him are Harold Abrahams (1899), Herbert Chapman (1878), Guy Burgess (1911), Robert Brown (1921), Alan Price (1942), and Paul Greengrass (1955).

Among ARTISTS In United Kingdom

Among artists born in United Kingdom, Damien Hirst ranks 4Before him are David Hockney (1937), Banksy (1970), and Edward Burne-Jones (1833). After him are Eric Gill (1882), William Etty (1787), John Butler Yeats (1839), Rachel Whiteread (1963), and Grayson Perry (1960).

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